A Cuban-American obsessed with documentaries and anything by Kubrick, Haneke, Breillat, or McQueen. If he is not watching films in his hometown of Miami, he is likely travelling somewhere in Asia enjoying okonomiyaki or pho.
Why am I drawn to music documentaries? Why are many of us drawn to music documentaries? Undeniably, there is the lurid behind-the-scenes factor of
On the face of things, The Velvet Queen seems like just another nature documentary. It is indeed that, but also so much more. It
As a film reviewer, aesthetic rapture rarely overtakes me. When it does, it is usually because a filmmaker has birthed an artwork wherein everything
You know that feeling when responsibilities and expectations press down on you, not allowing you room to breathe, task building upon additional task, each
The spectral is everywhere in Céline Sciamma’s Petite Maman. Sciamma (Portrait of a Lady on Fire) places death front and center in the opening